ketzeleh

Alternative Spellings

ketselah, ketseleh, ketzela, ketzele, ketsela, ketsele, ketzelah, ketzeleh

Definitions

  • little kitten, can be used as a term of endearment

Example Sentences

  • You're such a cute little ketzeleh!

Languages of Origin

Yiddish

Etymology

קעצעלע ketsele '(little) kitten', iminutive form of קאַץ kats 'cat'. Diminutive form is קעצל ketsl 'kitten'

Who Uses This

Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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